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Sunday, February 17, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Spokane Riverfront Park Bond, Proposition 2

Spokane leaders are asking for $64.3 million that would be paid off over 20 years to rehabilitate Riverfront Park. Plans include creating a promenade through the park to provide better access, revamping the U.S. Pavilion to make it an outdoor venue for special events, creating a skating pond near Post Street and Spokane Falls Boulevard and constructing a major playground on the north side of the park. Officials say, if approved, taxpayers wouldn’t pay more each year, at least initially, because the new tax will pay off older, voter-approved park debt and refinance it at a lower interest rate.

Election results

Option Votes Pct
Approved 42,440 68.58%
Rejcted 19,447 31.42%

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